An ensemble of the finest musicians offering class, quality and versatility

What We Offer

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SBOL are passionate about music education. Our commitment to inspiring young people through music includes our unique educational programmes. Combining the practical skills of London’s finest brass, wind and percussion players with clear teaching pedagogy supported by highly experienced educationalists.


SBOL Programmes

• Inspire – Concert Performance

• Inspire – Side by Side

• Inspire – Workshops

• Bespoke CPD for Teachers

• CPD for the Bromley Youth Music Trust (BYMT) ‘Band on the Run’ programme - in partnership with BYMT


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Discounted Access to the Bromley Youth Music Trust ‘Band on the Run’ (BOTR) Resources

Through our partners Bromley Youth Music Trust (BYMT), we are delighted to offer discounted access to the BYMT Band On The Run Resources. Developed by leading educationalists from BYMT, including Ian Rowe of SBOL, and designed for students of all ages, BOTR is an innovative and engaging programme designed to set the foundations for beginners on band instruments and prepare for the development of a band in your school or community.


Education Liaison

Get in touch with Ian Rowe (Director of Education) [email protected] to find out more about our programmes, teacher training courses and how to book SBOL to come and make music with your school or community.


Support Us

You can support SBOL’s educational work by making a donation.

Contact us

For further details or to arrange a planning session

Email [email protected]
Phone +44 7380 521187

Our albums

A Bridge Over the Pyrenees


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“The musicianship throughout is second to none and the sound is an absolute treat.”

Preludes, Rags & Cakewalks


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“The standard remarkable: technically and musically several moves beyond reasonable expectations.”